Geologist III Salary in West Virginia

How much does a Geologist III make in West Virginia? The average Geologist III salary in West Virginia is $65,513 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $61,590 and $76,554. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. View the Cost of Living in West Virginia

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Geologist III researches the formation, dissolution, and content of rock layers. Researches the effects of internal pressures, heat, water, pollution, and erosion. Being a Geologist III studies variations in rock formations and densities to identify new mineral deposits. Estimates depth, quality and vastness of deposits. Additionally, Geologist III tests mineral quality and purity to determine feasibility of mining. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Geologist III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Weirton, WV Avg. Salary $72,377 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Wheeling, WV Avg. Salary $72,622 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Accoville, WV Avg. Salary $67,142 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Adrian, WV Avg. Salary $65,439 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Advent, WV Avg. Salary $67,380 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Albright, WV Avg. Salary $70,429 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Alderson, WV Avg. Salary $68,187 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Alkol, WV Avg. Salary $66,285 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Allen Junction, WV Avg. Salary $67,142 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Alloy, WV Avg. Salary $67,142 Date Updated May 31, 2019
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